Can a person apply for food stamps and medical card for their child when they don't have custody?
Asked almost 5 years ago - Boise, ID
Can a person apply for food stamps and a medical card when they don't have custody of their child? If they have done this who is to be contacted, is this fraud, what can be done?
Attorney answers (1)
If the child does not live with them at all - report it to the County Welfare Fraud investigator. If you can't locate the right person, call the Sheriff's office and ask.